Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wilmington, Wilmington International Airport (KILM)

Lat: 34.27°NLon: 77.9°WElev: 33ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed W 13 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index101°F (38°C)
Last update 28 Jul 9:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ENE Saint Helena NC

Excessive Heat Warning July 28, 11:00am until July 28, 08:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 109. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 109. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ENE Saint Helena NC
 34.56°N 77.81°W (Elev. 10 ft)
6:24 am EDT Jul 28, 2016
10am EDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2016
 
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